Archive of ‘WINE’ category

SA weekend getaway accommodation ideas

By Hayley Pearson We’ve spent the last eight months travelling around our beautiful state, bed-hopping (in a non-sexual kind of way), to find some of our fave SA weekend accommodation picks. Here’s what we found: RENMARK :: 6 Star, The Frames Luxury Accommodation Website :: luxuryaccommodationsouthaustralia.com.au Our review :: 10-reasons-to-visit-the-frames-luxury-accommodation Or Wilkedene Woolshed Brewery Houseboats Website :: aboverenmark.com.au/micro_brewery CLARE […] Read more…

WIN DRINKS AND A CHEESE PLATTER AT MR GOODBAR!

WIN drinks and a cheese platter for you & 3 friends at @MrGoodbar on Union Street – valued at $200! To enter on Instagram, TAG your bestie and FOLLOW @MrGoodbarADL and @_Adelady to be in the running! You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting us know who should share this amazing prize with and you should head over and show @MrGoodbarAdelaide some love. […] Read more…

Hairstyles for the racing season!

Guest Blog By Leah Brunoli – CEO/Managing Director/Bridal Coordinator of Adelaide-based hair and beauty empire Fresh Hair & Body. The Best Hair & Makeup Looks for Racing Season Image credit:  http://www.facebook.com/meaghancoles.nowandthenphotography — at Morphettville Racecourse. Autumn racing is well and truly creeping up on us, with Adelaide Cup been and gone in early March (we like […] Read more…

10 reasons to visit Langhorne Creek

By Hayley Pearson  Just 50 minutes up the Freeway in Viv the Volvo and you’ll find yourself in stunning wine country —  Langhorne Creek. Look around and you could be anywhere in the world, but you’re not, you’re just around the corner. If you never been, why the hell not? It’s awesome!  So, whack on […] Read more…

The cutest BNB in Langhorne Creek

By Hayley Pearson As cute as a bug’s ear, this Bed and Breakfast cottage is located in the heart of one of Australia’s best kept secrets, Langhorne Creek! Lake Breeze‘s “Creek Cottage”, has two very homely and spacious living and sitting areas plus a kitchen with everything you need, including a delicious breakfast! With two […] Read more…

Self-Saucing Chocolate Pomegranate Tortino Recipe

By Head Chef of Chapel Hill Wines, Chris Imgraben Self-Saucing Chocolate Pomegranate Tortino Recipe Ingredients (Serves 10)  300g Dark Couverture Chocolate 150g Plain Flour 300g Butter 150g Sugar 8 Eggs 50g Vincotto   Method Preheat the oven to 165°C. Lightly grease with butter individual ramekin dishes, 8cm in diameter. Melt the butter and chocolate in […] Read more…

The Ultimate Barossa Vintage Festival Guide

By Miss Barossa Image credit: barossa.com The Ultimate Barossa Vintage Festival Guide Now that Easter is done and dusted, and you don’t ever want to see another Easter egg again, it’s time to turn your attention to the beautiful Barossa. There’s no better time than to head to the Barossa as the Barossa Vintage Festival kicks off […] Read more…

WHAT’S ON IN ADELAIDE THIS APRIL

By Laura Bakhtiarian :: @Picesofme___ Image credit: barossavintagefestival.com.au/ 1. EVENT :: The Great Wine Voyage WHEN :: April 30th WHERE :: Adelaide East and West End COST :: $65 WEBSITE :: http://www.tastingaustralia.com.au   2. EVENT :: Santana live in Botanic Park WHEN :: Sunday 9 April 2017 WHERE :: Botanic Park, Plane Tree Drive, Adelaide COST :: from $105.15 WEBSITE :: http://www.santanalive.com/HOME.html   3. EVENT […] Read more…

Where to buy Adelady Sparkling!

We’ve teamed up with the beautiful Bent Creek Vineyards in McLaren Vale to make the most delicious South Australian Sparkling Pinot Noir. “A vibrant blush pink with a fine persistent bead, accompanied by aromas of Strawberry, Cranberry and subtle floral tones. The palate presents crisp and bright with strawberry / cranberry fruit with a nice […] Read more…

Drink Driving: Don’t get caught this Mad March

By Naomi Hill :: Websters Lawyers Mad March is a brilliant time in Adelaide. There’s something for everyone: The Adelaide Fringe, the Adelaide Festival, WOMADelaide, the Clipsal 500, Writers Week, the Adelaide Cup. There are food trucks and makeshift bars all over and every year without fail, there’s a party atmosphere. It’s the perfect opportunity to relax […] Read more…

10 reasons to visit The Frames Luxury Accommodation

By Hayley Pearson Excuse me while I get out my mega-phone and yell from the roof tops, HOW AMAZING IS THE FRAMES! It’s a shame there are so many other great things to do and explore in the Riverland because you won’t actually want to leave your retreat – ever! You’ll have to make a return […] Read more…

15 of the best coffee spots in the ‘burbs!

By Jess from Dressed in Copper 15 of the best coffee spots in the ‘burbs 1. C.R.E.A.M CREAM, short for Coffee Rules Everything Around Me, is my favourite cafe in the seaside burbs of Brighton. It’s a blink and you’ll miss it joint, dishing out the best in all-day-breakfasts and some of the best fried […] Read more…

TOP 10 PICNIC SPOTS IN SA

By Laura Bakhtiarian :: @Picesofme___ We love a good picnic! It’s the perfect and cheapest form of entertainment! And my kids have given the big tick of approval for all of the following! Now, get your picnic rug, food and of course bubbles and picnic like a boss all over SA! Laura xx TOP 10 PICNIC SPOTS […] Read more…

Join us for Love Velo Seaside

By Hayley Pearson Stop what you’re doing! Get your diary out. Ready? Okay, mark off Saturday January 14, 2017 from 5pm until 10.30pm. Because that night, you’ll wining and dining at Love Velo Seaside! It’s SA’s longest beach dinner, alongside the beautiful cliffs for Port Willunga beach! Guests will feast on a scrumptious three-course dinner made from […] Read more…

Films Under the Vines

By Hayley Pearson Image credit: http://www.hassellstudio.com/ This event is taking movie marathons to the next level! Films Under the Vines is the perfect way to spend a chilled out Friday eve with friends/family! At the end of Featherstone Place, just off Gawler Place near Rundle Mall in the city, you can sit back under the vines […] Read more…

Drink Driving: Don’t start your New Year with a Bang

Drink Driving: Don’t start your New Year with a Bang By Naomi Hill :: Websters Lawyers Adelaide is just the best during summer. Perfect days spent basking on pristine beaches, balmy nights at the local pub, long lunches with your girlfriends. When everyone’s on holiday, we all relax and enjoy ourselves. But the summer holidays can […] Read more…

FRIDAY’S AFTER 5, YOU GOTTA GO!

By Jess from Dressed in Copper Love a relaxed market, live music, street food and shopping local? Well you’ll find that there’s a market in the south of Adelaide that caters for all that and more every Friday night. Fridays After Five is a market hidden away between the Homegrain Bakery and Maxwells Grocery at […] Read more…

WIN a platter for 2 + bottle of wine at Doc Adams McLaren Vale!

WIN a platter for two plus a bottle of wine @docadamswines in McLaren Vale. To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you’d like to share this DELICIOUS prize with and LIKE @docadamswines and @_adelady to be in the running. You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting us know which friend you would share this DELICIOUS prize with and check out @docadamswines and show them some […] Read more…

Eat, Drink + Celebrate with Howard Vineyard

The silly season is fast approaching and it’s all about entertaining friends, family, lovers and showing off your culinary abilities and of course, drinking and sharing great wine! Our friends at the beautiful Howard Vineyard have kindly shared with us a delicious Asian inspired recipe to be paired with the perfect glass of vino!  Go […] Read more…

WIN TIX TO CARL COX + ERIC POWELL’S MOBILE DISCO AT S.C.PANNELL WINES!

Win tickets to Carl Cox & Eric Powell’s Mobile Disco, featuring De La Soul, Sunday 13th November, at the beautiful McLaren Vale Winery – S.C.Pannell Wines! To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you’d like to share this AMAZING prize with and LIKE @scpannell and @_adelady to be in the running. You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting […] Read more…

WIN TWO SINGLE PICNIC STAKES HANDCRAFTED FROM RECYCLED WINE BARRELS IN THE BAROSSA VALLEY!

WIN two x single picnic stakes handcrafted from recycled wine barrels from Winestains in the Barossa Valley. To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you’d like to share this prize with and LIKE @winestains and @_adelady to be in the running. You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting us know which friend you would share this with and and check out @WinestainsBarossa and show […] Read more…

WIN THIS DELICIOUS CHEESE BOARD AND TWO BOTTLES OF WINE!

Win this DELICIOUS @HowardVineyard cheese board + 2 bottles of wine to share with your love, bestie or just chow down with yourself! To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you’d like to share this DELICIOUS prize with and LIKE @HowardVineyard and @_adelady to be in the running. You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting us know which friend […] Read more…

Barristers Block – the BEST!

By Jess from Dressed in Copper The Adelaide Hills is abundant in cellar doors filled with fine wines, cosy interiors and delicious food. Barristers Block is one of them. In Woodside, Barristers Block is the perfect cellar door for those who travel in large groups, are wanting a quaint lunch or even have kids in tow. The […] Read more…

Win a platter and a bottle of wine at Two Sisters Food and Wine!

Win a taste of SA platter and a bottle of wine to enjoy at Two Sisters Food and Wine on Goodwood Road! To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you’d like to share this DELICIOUS prize with and LIKE @TwoSistersfoodandwine and @_adelady to be in the running. Photo (above) will be posted on Adelady Instagram Friday September 23, 2016 and (one) […] Read more…

Thanks to Websters Lawyers WIN an RAA SA Holiday Experience

Thanks to Websters Lawyers, WIN an RAA SOUTH AUSTRALIAN HOLIDAY EXPERIENCE for two people to the value of $1,500! To enter, in the comments below, describe in 25 words or less, your favourite SA Holiday Destination and why. Good Luck. Love Hayley and Lauren xx Terms & Conditions: 1. Information on how to enter and prize details […] Read more…

SEAN’S KITCHEN HIGH TEA

By On The Chopping Board I (Amanda) love a good high tea so when there is a new one on the scene I like to put on my Sunday best, gather the ladies and get to sipping on some tea in the fine china. Sean’s Kitchen (SK) has recently introduced a modern take on the classic […] Read more…

A sensory tasting that will blow your mind

By Hayley Pearson Are you ready for a taste explosion? RAA has just launched SA Holiday Experiences so we can all explore our amazing state in style! They’ve done all the hard work for us (whoop whoop) so you can book a holiday including accommodation and experiences with just a few clicks of a button. It’s […] Read more…

Taste Your Birth Year!

By Hayley Pearson Who doesn’t want to do a tour that involves port shots?! RAA has just launched SA Holiday Experiences. When you go on holidays, there are two must-dos: relax in comfort and experience things you wouldn’t normally in everyday life. RAA have done all the hard work for us, so we can book a holiday with just a few clicks […] Read more…

YOU NEED TO TRY THIS SA HOLIDAY EXPERIENCE

By Hayley Pearson When you go on an SA holiday, there are two must-dos: relax in comfort and experience things you wouldn’t normally in everyday life. It’s these experiences that make for great memories and Instagram photos. This is why we all need RAA SA Holiday Experiences — they do the hard work for us! You can book a holiday with all accommodation and experiences […] Read more…

Let us introduce you to Whistle and Flute

By Jess from Dressed in Copper New life in the form of timber, epic brunches and ample greenery has hit Greenhill Road and let’s just say it’s my new favourite place for brekky and lunch! Nestled amongst office buildings and hidden behind the red brick facade, Whistle and Flute is a new player in the […] Read more…

Win 2 tickets to Hentley Farm Wine Dinner

Win 2 tickets to the Hentley Farm Wine Dinner on Wednesday, May 25, at 6.30pm at the National Wine Centre. The winner will enjoy a delicious four-course dinner celebrating the best of the Barossa’s produce and wine. To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you’d like to take with you and FOLLOW @natwinecentre and @_Adelady You can also enter via […] Read more…

How to stay CLASSY while drinking

Guest Blog by Reyes Photography by Meaghan Coles Photography via The Races SA With some of the state’s most prestigious and glamorous races upon us again it’s time to pop on the millinery and hit the track. (You can check out upcoming race days here). We spoke to Reyes; wine marketing maestro and all-round super stylish chick, for her tricks of […] Read more…

Top 5: New Adelaide Bars

By Kim Lamb Just like when your husband unpacks the dishwasher, finding new Adelaide bars is something I secretly pine for now living in Melbourne. In fact, you’ll often find me talking about this street called Peel to my Melburnian work colleagues, those who’ll make eye contact with me on the tram, the lady down […] Read more…

Picnic perfection at Samuel’s Gorge(ous)

Guest post by Ella Walker Image credit: gorge.com.au Oh come on! This place is honestly sublime. Nestled high on the gorge banks overlooking the Onkaparinga River National Park, Samuel’s Gorge Cellar Door is a place of undeniable beauty and charm. Tucked away on one of McLaren Vale’s endless and idyllic dirt roads, Samuel’s Gorge is in fine […] Read more…

Five O’clock Somewhere

By Jess from Dressed in Copper Find yourself in the Adelaide CBD but dreaming of the vineyards in the Fleurieu Peninsula? Then you need to get yourself to McLaren Vale Winemakers’ newest residence on Gilbert Street, Five O’clock Somewhere. Five Oclock Somewhere is a cellar door, come bottle shop, stocking boutique wines by the passionate […] Read more…

Win a wine-lovers dream!

Win 2 tix to SINGLE SITES TASTING – A SINGULAR EXPRESSION, part of Tasting Australia on May 5 at the National Wine Centre. Prize is worth $240. To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you’d like to take with you and FOLLOW @natwinecentre and @_Adelady You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting us know who you’d like to take with […] Read more…

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